Show Date : June 23rd-26th MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!!
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DECALS!!! - http://newbeetle.org/forums/roswell2k/139577-roswell-2017-decal-pre-orders.html
Host Hotel - Comfort Suites
"New Beetle Convention" - Edie Stevens is our contact at the hotel.
$79.00 - 1 King Bed, No Smoking,Suite
$85.00 2 Queen Beds, No Smoking, Suite
Phone: (575) 623-5501
**As of 1/24/2017 there were 13 King suites and 9 Queen Double suites available under this rate.
Note: the cut-off date for holding the rooms will be Friday, June 2nd
Facebook Page - https://www.facebook.com/groups/286031688242279
Facebook Event Page - https://www.facebook.com/events/775552312464574/
CapsuleCam - View and contribute photos from Route 66 - Roswell 2015 with CapsuleCam! Download for iPhone or Android: Use Join Code: WVEPX (Thanks Tabitha!)
Hot Wheels Races - Chris and Carrie Haze
Twitter - @Return2Roswell
Instagram - return2roswell
Show Location - International UFO Museum And Research Center - Evening/Night Show!
International UFO Museum And Research Center
Hot Wheels Racing - Chris and Carrie Haze
Judging - participant judged
Trophies - Top Awards for New Beetles/Beetles - participant judged
Banquet - Sunday Lunch-ish Banquet
Friday June 23rd
4:00pm - Meet and Greet at the International UFO Museum And Research Center, 114 North Main Street
7:00pm / Suggested Dinner / Chef Toddzilla's Burgers / 107 Twin Diamond (behind Tia Juana's)
Saturday June 24th
9:00am / Parking Lot Olympics / Tenative - Sears Parking Lot - 1000 S Main ST, Roswell, NM 88203 (South of the UFO Museum on Main Street)
Run your beetle and yourself through some inventive challenges and compete for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards.
10:30 (whenever Parking Lot Olympics are over)
Afternoon - See List of possible activities below -
Excursion - To Be Determined
Stay in Roswell and cruise to all the different photo sites with your bug (mural walls, UFO cut outs along the road, etc)
Time to clean your car
6:00pm-7:00pm / Car Show Setup / UFO Museum
Car Show - Set up your car - Sign in or Register
participant judging to start at 7pm.
8:00pm / Hot Wheel Races / UFO Museum
Bring your fastest Hot Wheels car (or pick one up at Walmart)
Trophies will be handed out for the top 3 cars!
9:30pm / Judging Ends / UFO Museum
Please turn in your ballots to the ballot box by 9:30pm
9:30pm / Start glowing up Bugs / TBD
Start decorating your bug for the Glow Cruise
10:30pm / Glow Cruise the Strip / Show location to Host Hotel
At 10:30pm we will depart from the Show location and drive the strip to the Host Hotel.
Be sure to pack your bug before we leave the parking lot.
Raffle/Door Prize request - please bring one VW, bug type item, alien or regional item to share with others to the show...so we can tag it and have it ready for raffling at the Banquet - or we will let you know who’s room you can bring your item to after the show/throughout the weekend.
This has always been a fun sharing activity for the weekend.
Sunday June 25th
11:00-1:00 / Lunch Banquet - Awards Ceremony / High Chaparral Restaurant - 5500 N Main St, Roswell, NM
Raffle/Door prizes picked up before seating (you will get a ticket when you drop your item off)
Good socializing with other new beetle folks!
Award Presentations! (awards are presented at the banquet, not the car show)
Afternoon - See List of possible activities below -
7:00pm / Roswell Invaders - Baseball Game / Joe Bauman Park - 2500 SE Main / $6 per ticket
Pecos League Schedule
Monday June 26th
Breakfast and travel home
List of Possible Activities that have been or are being discussed/planned for afternoon/evenings
Cruise to White Sands - White Sands National Monument (U.S. National Park Service)
Cruise to the Observatory - National Solar Observatory - New Mexico Tourism - Travel & Vacation Guide
Cruise to Bottomless Lake State Park - EMNRD State Parks Division
Drive-In Movie - https://www.facebook.com/fiestadrivein
Roswell Zoo and Park
Other things to see and do in Roswell
Currently we have 42 cars Registered containing 75 people.
States represented so far…
New Mexico (8)
Ontario Canada (1)
1998 (2.0, supercharged 2.0)
2000 (supercharged 2.0)
2002 (TDI, 1.8T, 2.0)
2003 (TDI, 1.8T)
2004 (1.8T, 2.0, TDI)
2012 (2.0 turbo,2.5)
2013 (2.0 turbo, Fender Edition)
2014 (2.0T R-Line)
2017 (1.8 Turbo(Fuchsia))
Registered - 42 beetles!
1 Antoine D - Marvins_dad
2 Tiffini H - Snafu
3 Casey C - Fiona
4 Michael L - Knewbug
5 Ana H - Baby Sallie
6 Sue I - CiaoBug!
7 Aaron G - Halcyon(HalBug)
8 Audra J - Viola!
9 Linda J - Fender
10 Ray & Connie T - Pisant
11 Laura P - Cub Bug -Cubs Win! Cubs Win!!!
12 Katie G - Lolly
13 Kimberly C. - Bud
14 Teresa H. - The TARDIS!
15. J.Wayne B. - BumbleBee
16. Shawn H. - Emmett Kelly Green
17. Kathy M. - Dean
18. Brian W. - Yort
19. Jason H. - Pearl
20. Shawn G. - Mojo
21. Belinda B. - Daisy
22. Raymond D. - Jolly Rodger
23. Luke H. - Red
24. Adam C. - Jodi
25. Howie L - ??Sweety or Flint??
26. Chris H. - Magu
27. Carrie H. - Bee Dub
28. Rebecca du M. - Mi La Vida Roja
29. Thomas F. - Bilbo
30. Kevin K. - Rojo Diablo
31. Steve O. - None ( no name)
32. Tom & Lisa A. - Herbie
33. Patricia B. - Miss Ruby Red
34. John M. - Klaus
35. Rhonda M! - Libby
36. Lisa G. - Daisy Bug
37. Sean P. - Beetle
38. Karla P. - Lemonette
39. Mack P. - Mighty Mouse
40. Tonia B. - Fynn
41. Adam C. - Bubbles
42. Bill and Shirley J. - Skittles
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